Volt Workforce Solutions Technical Librarian in Tucson, Arizona

Technical Librarian in Tucson, AZ at Volt

Date Posted: 11/12/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type: Contingent

  • Location: Tucson, AZ

  • Job Type: Engineering Disciplines

  • Duration: 48 weeks

  • Date Posted: 11/12/2018

  • Job ID: 137101

  • Contact Name Volt Branch

  • Phone 9197827440

Job Description

Perform Electronic Component ECAD/PCB/EDA librarian tasks supporting programs in the proposal and production phases. Interfacing with National ECAD Library team, ECAD/PCB Layout Design Engineers, Product Development Engineers, Component Engineers, Program Management, Engineering and project leads, external electronic component manufacturers and other related disciplines. The majority of this position will be to create ECAD/PCB/EDA library elements including electronic schematic diagram symbols and PCB footprint cells using the Mentor Graphics Expedition/xDM tool suite utilizing vendor datasheets as well as industry and company standards.

Please note this position can be a Technical Librarian I or Technical Librarian II based on the candidate’s skills, experience and education.


A Minimum of two years of technical working knowledge of electronic components including semiconductors, passive components and electromechanical commodities and their application

  • A minimum of two years of experience in ECAD/PCB/EDA library development

  • Familiarity and/or experience with a parts request system and library management practices

  • Understanding of the ECAD/PCB layout design processes

  • Effective communication skills and ability to work with and take directions from Functional Management, Component Engineers, Sr. ECAD Librarians, Product Development Engineer, ECAD/PCB Design Layout Engineers and varying levels of related engineering disciplines

  • Ability to produce and evaluate high quality deliverables as well as receive feedback from peers for improvements to work quality on a regular basis

  • Ability to interpret component manufacturer’s datasheets including electrical, functional and mechanical data

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills as well as strong customer interaction skills using a variety of communication methodologies including Email, telephone, instant messaging and video conferencing

  • Knowledge of operating system concepts and implementations as well as networked services including collaboration tools and documentation collections

  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Windows including standard business application software (Word, PowerPoint, and Excel)

  • Ability to navigate multiple complex specifications, processes and tools.

  • Ability to effectively multi-task and shift from one task to another as priorities dictate

  • Self-starter that is comfortable with and knows when to ask questions or ask for help


  • Experience in ECAD/PCB layout design and end user best practice

  • Knowledge of one or more tools from the Mentor Graphics suite (xDM, DMS, Expedition. DXdatabook, Design Architect/Boardstation) or other related ECAD/EDA software tool

  • Knowledge of PCB/CCA fabrication and board manufacturing processe

  • Knowledge of MIL specs and standards related to library development

  • Knowledge of ECAD library management practices and ECAD Library development principles to minimize design risks and hazards

  • Understanding of IPC-7351 standard land patterns and/or other footprint calculation methods and standards or automation development too

  • Current Department of Defense Security Clearance

  • Working knowledge of UNIX or LINUX OS commands and editors

  • Required Education (including Major):

Bachelor’s degree required - Preferred major in Electrical, Industrial or Computer Engineering, or similar relevant technology degree. A minimum of 2 years relevant experience.

This is a contingent/temporary position offered through Volt Workforce Solutions. Volt offers competitive compensation, the chance to work with some of the world’s leading companies, and a staff committed to helping you take the next step on your career path.

To learn more about Volt, please visit: http://www.volt.com at http://www.volt.com/ and to see more of our job postings, please visit: http://jobs.volt.com at http://jobs.volt.com/

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

In order to promote this harmony in the workplace and to obey the laws related to employment, Volt maintains a strong commitment to equal employment opportunity without unlawful regard to race, color, national origin, citizenship status, ancestry, religion (including religious dress and grooming practices), creed, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding and related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, marital or parental status, age, mental or physical disability, medical condition, genetic information, military or veteran status or any other category protected by applicable law.